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Turkey Bowl Slideshow

Turkey Bowl Slideshow

November 30, 2010

Eric Essagof '12 took some photos from the Turkey Bowl on Thursday, November 25, with Staples' victory over Greenwich.  Here is a slideshow: [flickrslideshow acct_name="55332806@N04" id="72157625341639929"]

Sports FANatics – Jets vs. Giants The Fan Rivalry

October 1, 2010

Cole Tessler '11 Sports Editor As a Jet fan, if the Jets lose on Sunday, Mondays are usually filled with taunts and jokes. These comments range anywhere from “the Jets are horrible” to “Mark Sanchez might be the worst QB ever.” These comments, for the most part , are coming from Giants fa...

Ad Mania: DJ Sixsmith ’11 Ranks the Ten Best Super Bowl Commercials of All Time

Ad Mania: DJ Sixsmith ’11 Ranks the Ten Best Super Bowl Commercials of All Time

March 2, 2010

DJ Sixsmith '11 Sports Editor In 1973, while Don Shula and his Miami Dolphins were putting the finishing touches on their perfect season by facing off against the Washington Redskins in the Super Bowl, Farrah Fawcett appeared in the first ever Super Bowl commercial. The late actress captivated the nation with her encounter with quarterback Joe Namath in the Noxzema...

Some Empathy For Number Four

Some Empathy For Number Four

February 24, 2010

Jesse Heussner '11 Features Editor The result was so incredibly fitting, but so cruel. Everyone saw the play developing. The Vikings were on the Saints 40 yard line, seconds away from their first super bowl appearance in over ten years. Brett Favre was playing as well as ever, leading the team on one l...

Brian Sikorski Weighs in on Life as ESPN Business Executive

Brian Sikorski Weighs in on Life as ESPN Business Executive

February 2, 2010

DJ Sixsmith ’11 Sports Editor With athletic ability, business acumen and a loving family, it does not get much better than the life of Brian Sikorski. Read More »...

Jock Talk: Lovable Losers

October 16, 2009

Jesse Heussner '11 Features Editor Roger Federer and Juan Martin Del Potro were in the middle of a match for the ages. The young, charismatic 20 year old had just taken the best player to ever live to a fifth set at the US Open, the first time an Open final had gone the distance in ten years. I ...

Jets vs. the Fish: an Unappreciated Rivalry

Jets vs. the Fish: an Unappreciated Rivalry

October 8, 2009

Everyone knows about the rivalry with the Jets and the Patriots with all the smack talk and the spy gate scandal etc. But there is another Jets rivalry that has been over looked lately. The Jets and Dolphins, who face off Monday Night on Oct. 12, have been rivals ever since the merger of the AFL ...

A Look into the Career of Jim Nantz: A Q&A about his Play-by-Play Job at CBS Sports

March 13, 2009

1. When did you first realize that you wanted to become a sports broadcaster? Who/What was your inspiration for becoming a sports broadcaster? A. When I was 11 years old I was watching the Masters Golf Tournament with my dad. I heard these voices and had a tremendous sense about all things on the pla...

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